Meaning of FACKELTANZ in English

FACKELTANZ

ˈfäkəlˌtänts noun

( plural fackeltän·ze -ˌtentsə)

Etymology: German, from fackel torch (from Old High German faccala, facchela, from Latin facula small torch) + tanz dance, from Middle High German, from Old French dance — more at facula , dance

1. : a payane for a ceremonial torchlight procession formerly celebrating a royal marriage in certain German courts

2. : polonaise

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